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Brazil's 1962 World Cup winner Coutinho dies

Brazil’s 1962 World Cup winner Coutinho dies

Rio de Janeiro: Brazil’s 1962 World Cup winning striker Coutinho passed away on Monday night. He was 75. Coutinho was considered by Pele as his favourite attacking partner at Santos FC. Coutinho’s club Santos announced the news in a statement on Twitter. The club said he died at home and[Read More…]

Australia, Brazil launch WTO action against India

Australia, Brazil launch WTO action against India

Canberra: Australia and Brazil have decided to escalate a trade dispute with India over sugar subsidies before the World Trade Organisation (WTO), Canberra said. Trade Minister Simon Birmingham announced this late Wednesday after it was decided that subsidies paid to Indian sugar farmers was leading to an abundant global supply[Read More…]

Brazil to seek Israeli help in desalination project: Bolsonaro

Brazil to seek Israeli help in desalination project: Bolsonaro

Rio De Janeiro,  Brazil’s president-elect Jair Bolsonaro on Tuesday said he wants an agreement with Israel to build desalination plants in the parched north where droughts are frequent. In a message on Twitter, Bolsonaro, who is to take office on January 1, said his appointed Science and Technology Minister Marcos[Read More…]

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